A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Alta ...
Alta is located in Peoria County.
The location of Alta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Alta: AL-tah<2>
Alta is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alta lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Alta: (309)
Communities near Alta ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alta and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alta.
Communities Also Named Alta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Alta - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Montana (2), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Tennessee, Utah (2), West Virginia (2) and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alta.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alta:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alta ...
Looking for more information about Alta? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alta.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Peoria County: www.co.peoria.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019